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Nemours 63 reviews - Wilmington, DE

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Nemours is seeking a Registered Nurse to join our team in Delaware.

As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states – Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Located in Wilmington, Delaware, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children offers intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. Ranked among the nation’s best in pediatric specialty care by U.S. News & World Report, this world-renowned teaching hospital has served children from 42 states and 14 nations. Extending the world-class care of the Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital, the Nemours Children’s Clinic provides expert care for even more children across the Delaware Valley through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.

To keep pace with the changing health care environment and build a healthier future for our children, Nemours has embarked on a multi-phase expansion to create a children’s hospital like no other in the region. Upon completion in June 2014, the hospital will include private, family-centered, technologically advanced patient rooms, a new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, and a new expanded Emergency Department.

The Registered Nurse provides nursing care to patients in the primary care pediatrics practices as directed by providers. The position is responsible for patient flow and assisting providers as necessary with examination, procedures and administration of immunizations which are adapted to the patient's development stage.
  • Performs patient assessments.
  • Performs and documents patient intake (height, weight, head circumference, blood pressure, vision and hearing screening, reason for visit, chief complaint).
  • Assists providers with procedures, including but not limited to, suturing, suture removal, sterile procedures, minor surgical procedures, gyn exams, catheterizations.
  • Performs phlebotomy, via venipuncture or capillary techniques, to obtain blood specimens.Transcribe, collect, label and arrange transport for lab specimens. Performs back office laboratory tests.
  • Administers immunizations, oral and/or injectable medications. Administers PPD and interpret results.
  • Orders and stocks appropriate inventory of medical-surgical supplies for lab and exam rooms. .
  • Triages patient calls utilizing delineated protocols under the supervision of the provider.
  • Provides age and developmental appropriate care to infants, children, adolescents and adults.
  • Monitors patient flow including preparing patients and rooms for physicals and sick visits.
  • Work hours: first shift, with the flexibility to work one Saturday a month and the occassional evening as needed. Must be flexible with work hours.
    • Pediatric experience preferred.
    • Bilingual candidates preferred.
    • Must have an active DE Nursing license.
    • Outpatient Experience Preferred.
    • BSN preferred.
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    Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of...